Holiday Events in San Diego Neighborhoods
With almost guaranteed perfect weather, San Diego hosts special events all year long in the city’s most buzzworthy neighborhoods. Local residents at Savina, Little Italy’s newest luxury condominiums, get to soak up the sunshine and explore the one-of-a-kind events in the communities that define the city. From food to film to music and more, San Diego is filled with fun activities that should be on your to-do list.
The Gaslamp Quarter is the center of San Diego’s nightlife scene, filled with urban living, delicious cuisines and endless entertainment. The dynamic neighborhood is welcoming the community to join the Gaslamp Holiday Kick Off on Saturday, November 24 beginning at 4 p.m. Guests can step into a winter wonderland with a magical night of caroling, delicious food, drinks, live entertainment and more! Be ready to shop – the Gaslamp Quarter will also have a holiday market so you can fulfill all of your Small Business Saturday needs.
Downtown’s booming Little Italy neighborhood is home to San Diego’s premier real estate and therefore has some of the best events, bars and restaurants in town. Little Italy’s Tree Lighting & Christmas Village will embrace the festive holiday fun on Saturday, December 1 from 4 to 8 p.m. The Christmas magic will take over the community with seasonal vendors, a tree lighting, horse carriage rides, live music and entertainment, and more.
San Diego’s iconic December Nights celebration at Balboa Park will occur on Friday, December 7 from 3 to 11 p.m. and Saturday, December 8 from noon to 11 p.m. for some free family-friendly fun! Since 1978, December Nights has united thousands of people to kick off the holiday season and has become a treasured tradition. The beautiful park will be filled with dazzling light displays, inspirational choirs, bands and dancers, amazing food and fun-filled attractions!
The heart of San Diego’s LGBT community, Hillcrest is a lively neighborhood filled with restaurants and a nightlife for all to enjoy. With over 175 vendors, the Hillcrest Farmers Market offers a wide variety of locally grown produce, gifts, art and crafts, and more. Swing by the market every Sunday morning to get an early start on your holiday shopping or to indulge in a fresh treat!
Cruise over the Coronado bridge to enjoy San Diego’s island, which consists of some of the best real estate in San Diego. This holiday season, the city’s only beachfront ice rink can be found at the historic Hotel del Coronado! Skating by the Sea returns for the 14th year from Thanksgiving Day through January 1. With the perfect backdrop, you can skate for a cause at the Del’s Skating by the Sea, which partially benefits the Wish Kids served by Make-A-Wish San Diego.
Lastly, not to be missed is our special Champagne Tasting at the Savina Sales Gallery from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, December 13. Open to the public, guests will enjoy a Champagne selection from Moët & Chandon and festive light bites along with the opportunity to tour a fully furnished model home.
Savina’s downtown San Diego waterfront condos makes it easy to experience a range of diverse neighborhoods and there’s never a shortage of events to check out! Whether it’s a food festival, live music or Comic-Con – it’s easy to enjoy the biggest events of the year.
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